Liverpool midfielder set for January transfer window move?

first_imgLiverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is growing increasingly unsettled at the club and could be set for a move away from Anfield in January.The out of favour Brazilian has only made two Premier League starts so far this season and has revealed that he came close to linking up with former manager Rafael Benitez at Napoli during the summer.“I want to play, whether in Liverpool or another club. In the past there were contacts with Atletico Madrid, but did not materialize,” the player told TuttoNapoli.“There were also contacts with Napoli, but it was not a good enough proposal to all parties.”Napoli manager Benitez, who brought Lucas to Anfield from Gremio in 2007, has always held the Brazilian in high esteem and could be set to renew interest in the 27-year-old once the window reopens. 1 Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva last_img read more